Racial Injustice Remains the Great Weakness of American Democracy

The sickening video of a Minneapolis police officer kneeling on the neck of George Floyd—impairing his breathing and ultimately killing him—has once again laid bare the great weakness of American democracy: racial injustice. In the days since the video gained public attention, this chronic civic ailment has only seemed to metastasize, damaging a number of … Continue reading Racial Injustice Remains the Great Weakness of American Democracy